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R.R. bridge over Cedar Run in Warrenton Junction

R.R. bridge over Cedar Run in Warrenton Junction

Signed lower right: ARW. Title on recto. Number 3 stenciled 1 cm. high, upper right. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.5). Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Montreal River, bridge at rock cut, Wisconsin]

[Montreal River, bridge at rock cut, Wisconsin]

Picryl description: Public domain image of railroad tracks, railway, train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Bridge at Rascon - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Bridge at Rascon - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

High bridge near Buena Vista - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

High bridge near Buena Vista - Public domain image. Dry plate negative...

On train: Colorado Midland. "W.H. Jackson & Co. Phot." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 60148. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Den påbörjade järnvägsbron i närheten af Döda fallet.

Den påbörjade järnvägsbron i närheten af Döda fallet.

Den påbörjade järnvägsbron i närheten af Döda fallet. Public domain scan of 19th century Swedish drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Owego, N.Y. - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Owego, N.Y. - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a river, water stream, lake or pond, park or forest, natural landscape, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Bridge over the Santa Rosa, Mexico

Bridge over the Santa Rosa, Mexico

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Bridge over the Tamesi River, Mexico

Bridge over the Tamesi River, Mexico

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Crossing South Branch - Mammoth Plate Photograph

Crossing South Branch - Mammoth Plate Photograph

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Railroad bridge across Chappa Rift

Railroad bridge across Chappa Rift

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Bridge near Nelson, Rock River, Ill.

Bridge near Nelson, Rock River, Ill.

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

U. and M.V. [Utica & Mohawk Valley] railway bridge, Herkimer, N.Y.

U. and M.V. [Utica & Mohawk Valley] railway bridge, Herkimer, N.Y.

Picryl description: Public domain image of an arch bridge, stone structure, architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Str. Albany and Poughkeepsie Bridge, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Str. Albany and Poughkeepsie Bridge, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "4052" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034414. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Vägbro över järnväg - Södermanland Sverige

Vägbro över järnväg - Södermanland Sverige

Vägbro över järnväg Public domain photograph - late 19th - early 20th century Norway, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Kinda kanal. Kanalbron vid Rimforsa. Fotografiet är taget från järnvägsbron.

Kinda kanal. Kanalbron vid Rimforsa. Fotografiet är taget från järnväg...

Kinda kanal. Kanalbron vid Rimforsa. Fotografiet är taget från järnvägsbron.

In the heart of the mighty Andes--Oroya Ry. bridge in the sublime Infurnillo gorge, Peru

In the heart of the mighty Andes--Oroya Ry. bridge in the sublime Infu...

Train locomotive on bridge leading to tunnel in Andes. H117374; U.S. Copyright Office. No. 18503.

Massachusettsasoit House and R.R. Arch, Springfield, Massachusetts.

Massachusettsasoit House and R.R. Arch, Springfield, Massachusetts.

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of a historic hotel building, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Stern-wheel riverboat passing under Illinois Central Railroad bridge over Ohio River, Cairo, Illinois, with logs lashed together at river's edge]

[Stern-wheel riverboat passing under Illinois Central Railroad bridge ...

H127304? U.S. Copyright Office. Public domain photograph - historical image of Ohio, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Under the bridge, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Under the bridge, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, water, historic structure, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Gesprengte Eisenbahnbrücke  in Czernowitz

Gesprengte Eisenbahnbrücke in Czernowitz

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, water, historic structure, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Pile-driver being used in bridge construction, France, during World War I

Pile-driver being used in bridge construction, France, during World Wa...

This photograph is one of a series showing different stages in building a railway bridge. This photograph shows a steam-driven pile-driver on the rails on the part of the bridge which is already complete. The p... More

Italien.Verteidigungsanlage an der Eisenbahnbrücke bei Salcano 2.1.17.

Italien.Verteidigungsanlage an der Eisenbahnbrücke bei Salcano 2.1.17.

The Isonzo is a river in the Austro-Hungarian Empire (now Slovenia) that was the site of several major battles during World War I. The Isonzo Front was the name given to the area where the fighting took place. ... More

Wiederhergestellte Isonzo-Eisenbahnbrücke bei Pieris 24.3.18.

Wiederhergestellte Isonzo-Eisenbahnbrücke bei Pieris 24.3.18.

Teilweise handelt es sich um Aufnahmen, die nicht unmittelbar der Isonzofront zugeordnet werden können, sondern um Aufnahme aus den eroberten venetianischen Gebieten

Totalansicht von Görz mit der Eisenbahnbrücke von Salcano im Vordergrund, im Hintergund das Doberdo-Plateau

Totalansicht von Görz mit der Eisenbahnbrücke von Salcano im Vordergru...

The Isonzo is a river in the Austro-Hungarian Empire (now Slovenia) that was the site of several major battles during World War I. The Isonzo Front was the name given to the area where the fighting took place. ... More

Von Italien.gesprengte Eisenbahnbrücke bei Ponte di Piave 19.6.18.

Von Italien.gesprengte Eisenbahnbrücke bei Ponte di Piave 19.6.18.

Public domain photograph - railway bridge, railroads, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Zerstörte Eisenbahnbrücke bei Lusnik.

Zerstörte Eisenbahnbrücke bei Lusnik.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, water, historic structure, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Zerstörte Eisenbahnbrücke, Synowudsko.

Zerstörte Eisenbahnbrücke, Synowudsko.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, water, historic structure, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Zh.d. most u derevni Perguba - Color separation negative, public domain

Zh.d. most u derevni Perguba - Color separation negative, public domai...

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Zh.d. most cherez ri︠e︡ku Shui︠u︡

Zh.d. most cherez ri︠e︡ku Shui︠u︡

A train traveling over a bridge over a body of water. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[The Lackawanna viaduct] / J. Pennell.

[The Lackawanna viaduct] / J. Pennell.

Pennell Collection. Plate destroyed. Signed on plate in reverse. Wuerth, 733.

Färdigställande av klaffbron över Södertälje kanal. (Belastningsprov)

Färdigställande av klaffbron över Södertälje kanal. (Belastningsprov)

Färdigställande av klaffbron över Södertälje kanal. (Belastningsprov) Public domain image of steam locomotive, train, railways, railroad, Sweden, historical photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions i... More

Prosperity Special crossing the Pecos river, near Langtry, Texas

Prosperity Special crossing the Pecos river, near Langtry, Texas

Train on railroad bridge. Public domain photograph of train tracks, railroad, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Årstabron, vintertid. - Södermanland Sverige

Årstabron, vintertid. - Södermanland Sverige

Årstabron, vintertid. Public domain image of 19th-century Stockholm, Sweden, historical photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chicago & Alton Railway Bridge, Glasgow, Howard County, MO

Chicago & Alton Railway Bridge, Glasgow, Howard County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1465 Building/structure dates: ca. 1878 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1922 Demolished

Bridge Spanning Mississippi River, Rock Island, Rock Island County, IL

Bridge Spanning Mississippi River, Rock Island, Rock Island County, IL

Survey number: HABS IL-1002 Public domain photograph of a bridge, arch over water, river, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Pecos River High Bridge, Southern Pacific Railroad Company]

[Pecos River High Bridge, Southern Pacific Railroad Company]

Title: [Pecos River High Bridge, Southern Pacific Railroad Company]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie, 1908-1984..Date: March 3, 1952..Place: High Bridge, Texas..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photograph collecti... More

[Pittsburgh, a city experienced - various views]

[Pittsburgh, a city experienced - various views]

Two contact sheets showing a tall building in front of which is parked a motor vehicle, a bride in her wedding dress, a railroad bridge over a river and a tugboat pushing a barge, an 18th? century boarding hous... More

L. & N. train crossing back bay, Ocean Springs, Miss

L. & N. train crossing back bay, Ocean Springs, Miss

Videodisc images out of sequence; actual left to right order is 1A-08967, 06283. Corresponding glass transparency (D4-13547) available on videodisc frame 1A-29633. Detroit Publishing Co. nos. 010569 and 013547.... More

The Great Loop [near Georgetown], Silver Plume, Colorado.

The Great Loop [near Georgetown], Silver Plume, Colorado.

Public domain photograph of a mountain pass, mountains, nature, mountain range, view, landscape, rocks, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Waikele Canal Bridge and Highway Overpass, Farrington Highway and Waikele Stream, Waipahu, Honolulu County, HI

Waikele Canal Bridge and Highway Overpass, Farrington Highway and Waik...

STORED ON SITE. mchr Significance: The Waikele Canal Bridge and Highway Overpass above the former railroad right-of-way of the Oahu Railway & Land Co. (hereafter caleed the OR&L Bridge) are significant for thei... More

Section of Trestle Bridge on the New York, Boston & Montreal  Railway, at East Tarry Town, N.Y.

Section of Trestle Bridge on the New York, Boston & Montreal Railway,...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, water, historic structure, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Looking across top of R.R. Bridge, Portage, N.Y., toward Depot.

Looking across top of R.R. Bridge, Portage, N.Y., toward Depot.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a train station, railroad tracks, railway depot, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Rosendale Bridge, looking up the Creek, N.Y.

Rosendale Bridge, looking up the Creek, N.Y.

Picryl description: Public domain image of railroad tracks, railway, train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Genesee High Falls and R.R. Bridge.

Genesee High Falls and R.R. Bridge.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a waterfall, cascade, water stream, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Pennsylvania Railroad, Susquehanna Bridge. Stereoscope card.

Pennsylvania Railroad, Susquehanna Bridge. Stereoscope card.

Public domain image of a train station in Boston, Massachusetts, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

[B.& O. R.R. Bridge over Ohio River at Parkerburg with view from above.]

[B.& O. R.R. Bridge over Ohio River at Parkerburg with view from above...

Public domain image of a train station in Boston, Massachusetts, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

The Long Bridge. Washington DC stereoscope card, 19th century.

The Long Bridge. Washington DC stereoscope card, 19th century.

Picryl description: Public domain image of railroad tracks, railway, train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, Spanning San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, San Francisco County, CA

San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, Spanning San Francisco Bay, San Fran...

Significance: The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is one of the most impressive engineering structures in the United States. It is also one of the most important transportation links in the United States, ser... More

Album of tracks, general arrangement drawings, buildings and bridges of the existing Russian railway system,1872

Album of tracks, general arrangement drawings, buildings and bridges o...

Album of tracks, general arrangement drawings, buildings and bridges of the existing Russian railway system / by Volgunov. - Awarded with the Moscow Polytechnic Exhibition 1872. Honorary Award of the 2nd catego... More

Début de la construction du pont ferroviaire enjambant la rivière Grande-Décharge, Alma (Québec)

Début de la construction du pont ferroviaire enjambant la rivière Gran...

Images tirées des fonds de la Société d'histoire du Lac-Saint-Jean.

StateLibQld 1 150423 Antigua railway bridge over the Mary River, ca. 1897

StateLibQld 1 150423 Antigua railway bridge over the Mary River, ca. 1...

Antigua railway bridge over the Mary River, ca. 1897 Public domain photograph of a bridge, arch over water, river, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

West Penn Bridge, Pennsylvania Railroad, spanning Allegheny River, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA

West Penn Bridge, Pennsylvania Railroad, spanning Allegheny River, Pit...

Significance: Built to provide railroad access to Washington's Landing, the bridge has become a signature bridge in Pittsburgh. The elegant double intersection Pratt truss frames a dramatic view of Pittsburgh a... More

A Brownlee tram bridge near Rai Valley, in 1890s with a giant log on two rail bogies (Brownlee Tramway, Marlborough Museum, Marlborough Historical Society)

A Brownlee tram bridge near Rai Valley, in 1890s with a giant log on t...

Copied from an original J.R. Akersten photograph. Photograph shows the tram bridge over the Brown River in the Rai Valley area, 1911. There is a team of four horses hauling a log crossing the bridge. This brid... More

Promenade Street Bridge, Spanning Woonasquatucket & Moshassuck Rivers, Providence, Providence County, RI

Promenade Street Bridge, Spanning Woonasquatucket & Moshassuck Rivers,...

Significance: The bridge is historically significant as part of the station and East Side Tunnel viaduct which contributed to the regional rail transportation network. Unique construction techniques make the s... More

Chicago & Northwestern Railroad Bridge, Spanning Eagle River, Eagle River, Vilas County, WI

Chicago & Northwestern Railroad Bridge, Spanning Eagle River, Eagle Ri...

Significance: The Chicago and Northwestern (CNW) Railroad Bridge is a 337', multi-span, riveted, steel, deck plate girder structure that was constructed in 1902. Built by the American Bridge Company, the trestl... More

Pennsylvania Railroad, Delaware River Bridge, Spanning Delaware River, South of U.S. Route 1, Morrisville, Bucks County, PA

Pennsylvania Railroad, Delaware River Bridge, Spanning Delaware River,...

Significance: The crossing is a critical link in the railroad route from Philadelphia to New York, and has hosted a series of bridges dating back to 1806. The current bridge is one of the Pennsylvania Railroad'... More

Die Gartenlaube Illustriertes Familienblatt (1895) b 398

Die Gartenlaube Illustriertes Familienblatt (1895) b 398

Expression error: Unexpected > operator. Deutsch: Bildunterschrift: „Eisenbahndrehbrücke bei Osterrönfeld.“ English: caption: "Eisenbahndrehbrücke bei Osterrönfeld."

Central of Georgia Railway, 1853 Brick Arch Viaduct, Spanning West Boundary Street & Savannah-Ogeechee Canal, Savannah, Chatham County, GA

Central of Georgia Railway, 1853 Brick Arch Viaduct, Spanning West Bou...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-44 Survey number: HAER GA-3 Building/structure dates: 1855 Initial Construction

Central of Georgia Railway, 1853 Brick Arch Viaduct, Spanning West Boundary Street & Savannah-Ogeechee Canal, Savannah, Chatham County, GA

Central of Georgia Railway, 1853 Brick Arch Viaduct, Spanning West Bou...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-44 Survey number: HAER GA-3 Building/structure dates: 1855 Initial Construction

S&DR Tees Suspension Bridge, 1830

S&DR Tees Suspension Bridge, 1830

The railway suspension bridge over the Tees opened by the Stockton and Darlington Railway in 1830.

Tourist Attraction - Umbilo railway bridge Durban

Tourist Attraction - Umbilo railway bridge Durban

Original Caption: The railway Bridge across the Umbilo River south of Congella Railway Station.

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newark Bay, Newark, Essex County, NJ

Central Railroad of New Jersey, Newark Bay Lift Bridge, Spanning Newar...

Significance: The Newark Bay Bridge was constructed near the end of J.A.L. Waddell's career. He was an early proponent of the vertical lift bridge, designing and building his first in 1892. Waddell's landmark... More

Forest River white and sheet lead works, Salem, Massachusettsachusetts / F.F. Oakley's Lithl 204 Washn. St., Boston.

Forest River white and sheet lead works, Salem, Massachusettsachusetts...

Print shows a view from the rivr of the Forest River Lead Company factory buildings, with sailboats on the river, a railroad bridge with locomotive labeled "Forest River", and with countryside in the background... More

Joshua Falls Bridge, Spanning James River at CSX Railroad, Lynchburg, Lynchburg, Virginia

Joshua Falls Bridge, Spanning James River at CSX Railroad, Lynchburg, ...

Significance: The Joshua Falls Bridge is associated with a nationally significant transportation corridor, the James River of Virginia. The 1901 five-span Pratt Through Pin Truss bridge constitutes the only cr... More

Jaite Company Railroad Bridge, 1200 West Highland Road, Sagamore Hills, Summit County, OH

Jaite Company Railroad Bridge, 1200 West Highland Road, Sagamore Hills...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, railroad structure, train viaduct, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

T.V.R.R. Bridge, head of Fox Gulch, Alaska - Frank G. Carpenter collection

T.V.R.R. Bridge, head of Fox Gulch, Alaska - Frank G. Carpenter collec...

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Photo by Johnson. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Union Pacific Railroad Bridge, Spanning Santa Anna River, west of Riverside, Riverside, Riverside County, CA

Union Pacific Railroad Bridge, Spanning Santa Anna River, west of Rive...

Significance: The Union Pacific Railroad Bridge was part of an overall plan initiated by Senator William Andrews Clark to connect the rail centers of Salt Lake City and Los Angeles, thereby creating a route of ... More

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Tray Run Viaduct, Spanning Tray Run, Rowlesburg, Preston County, WV

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Tray Run Viaduct, Spanning Tray Run, Rowles...

Significance: The original bridge on this site was designed by Albert Fink and utilized his patented truss type. It was replaced by a wrought iron trestle in 1887. This structure was replaced by a masonry arc... More

St. Charles Air Line Bridge, Spanning South Branch of Chicago River, north of Sixteenth Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

St. Charles Air Line Bridge, Spanning South Branch of Chicago River, n...

Significance: Like all Strauss heel-trunnion bascule bridges, the St. Charles Air Line Bridge rotates vertically, lifting to clear the river it spans. This particular bridge is unique, however, in that its des... More

Pawtuxet River Railroad Bridge, New Haven Railroad over Pawtuxet River & Wellington Avenue, Cranston, Providence County, RI

Pawtuxet River Railroad Bridge, New Haven Railroad over Pawtuxet River...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, water, historic structure, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Erie Railway, Delaware Division, Bridge 190.13, Spanning Canawacta Creek at State Route 171, Lanesboro, Susquehanna County, PA

Erie Railway, Delaware Division, Bridge 190.13, Spanning Canawacta Cre...

Survey number: HAER PA-16 Building/structure dates: ca. 1930 Initial Construction

Erie Railway, Buffalo Division, Bridge 361.66, Genesee River, State Route 436, Portageville, Wyoming County, NY

Erie Railway, Buffalo Division, Bridge 361.66, Genesee River, State Ro...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1385 Survey number: HAER NY-54

Steel Bridge, Spanning Willamette River at State Route 99, Portland, Multnomah County, OR

Steel Bridge, Spanning Willamette River at State Route 99, Portland, M...

Significance: An early example of the Waddell-type vertical lift bridge, the Steel Bridge documents that, guided by Harrington, most features of the type achieved "standard" form by 1912. It also demonstrates ... More

Steel Bridge, Spanning Willamette River at State Route 99, Portland, Multnomah County, OR

Steel Bridge, Spanning Willamette River at State Route 99, Portland, M...

Significance: An early example of the Waddell-type vertical lift bridge, the Steel Bridge documents that, guided by Harrington, most features of the type achieved "standard" form by 1912. It also demonstrates ... More

Hortense Bridge, Spanning Chalk Creek on State Highway 162, Nathrop (historical), Chaffee County, CO

Hortense Bridge, Spanning Chalk Creek on State Highway 162, Nathrop (h...

Significance: The bridge is technologically significant as a rare existing example of a very common early bridge, a timber/iron Queenpost truss. It is historically significant as an early span associated with a... More

Pennsylvania Railroad, 52nd Street Bridge, North Fifty-second Street at Lancaster Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Pennsylvania Railroad, 52nd Street Bridge, North Fifty-second Street a...

Significance: The bridge's main span, a pin-connected Parker through truss, is an exceptionally long example of its type. Its length surpasses the practical limit of 300', beyond which a subdivided Pennsylvania... More

North Platte River Bridge No. 1210, Casper, Natrona County, WY

North Platte River Bridge No. 1210, Casper, Natrona County, WY

Significance: This bridges is a feature associated with the Chicago and North Western Railway, a National Register eligible linear district. The bridge is one of only two concrete and steel bridges on the Casp... More

North Platte River Bridge No. 1210, Casper, Natrona County, WY

North Platte River Bridge No. 1210, Casper, Natrona County, WY

Significance: This bridges is a feature associated with the Chicago and North Western Railway, a National Register eligible linear district. The bridge is one of only two concrete and steel bridges on the Casp... More

Hayden Bridge, Spanning McKenzie River at Southern Pacific Railroad (moved from Springfield, Lake County, OR), Springfield, Lane County, OR

Hayden Bridge, Spanning McKenzie River at Southern Pacific Railroad (m...

Significance: The Hayden Bridge incorporates two features that were milestones in the history of wrought iron bridge building: the Whipple-Murphy truss and the Phoenix column. / The Hayden Bridge was fabricated... More

Hayden Bridge, Spanning McKenzie River at Southern Pacific Railroad (moved from Springfield, Lake County, OR), Springfield, Lane County, OR

Hayden Bridge, Spanning McKenzie River at Southern Pacific Railroad (m...

Significance: The Hayden Bridge incorporates two features that were milestones in the history of wrought iron bridge building: the Whipple-Murphy truss and the Phoenix column. / The Hayden Bridge was fabricated... More

Union Station Viaduct, Spanning Gaspee, Francis, Promenade & Canal Streets, Providence, Providence County, RI

Union Station Viaduct, Spanning Gaspee, Francis, Promenade & Canal Str...

Significance: In the late 19th century the city of Providence began filling in its tidal basin and undertook construction of a new Union Station Complex. A viaduct, utilizing a series of box-girder bridges, wa... More

Conrail Port Perry Bridge, Spanning Monongahela River, Port Perry, Allegheny County, PA

Conrail Port Perry Bridge, Spanning Monongahela River, Port Perry, All...

Part of the Monongahela River Recording Project, which included HAER PA-385, Monongahela Navation Company Lock and Dam No. 7; HAER PA-299, Monongahela Lock and Dam No. 7; and HAER PA-304, Lower Monongahela Rive... More

Conrail Port Perry Bridge, Spanning Monongahela River, Port Perry, Allegheny County, PA

Conrail Port Perry Bridge, Spanning Monongahela River, Port Perry, All...

Part of the Monongahela River Recording Project, which included HAER PA-385, Monongahela Navation Company Lock and Dam No. 7; HAER PA-299, Monongahela Lock and Dam No. 7; and HAER PA-304, Lower Monongahela Rive... More

Southern Pacific Railroad Shasta Route, Bridge No. 310.58, Milepost 310.58, Sims, Shasta County, CA

Southern Pacific Railroad Shasta Route, Bridge No. 310.58, Milepost 31...

Significance: The Southern Pacific Railroad Shasta Route, built as the California and Oregon Railroad and the Central Pacific Railroad between Roseville, California and Portland, Oregon was the first thrust nor... More

Long Bridge, Spanning Potomac River near Jefferson Memorial, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Long Bridge, Spanning Potomac River near Jefferson Memorial, Washingto...

Survey number: HAER DC-50 Public domain photograph - historical image of Washington DC, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Long Bridge, Spanning Potomac River near Jefferson Memorial, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Long Bridge, Spanning Potomac River near Jefferson Memorial, Washingto...

Survey number: HAER DC-50 Public domain photograph - historical image of Washington DC, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Monongahela Connecting Railroad Company, Hot Metal Bridge, Spanning Monongahela River at mile post 3.1, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA

Monongahela Connecting Railroad Company, Hot Metal Bridge, Spanning Mo...

Significance: Formerly enabled the hauling of molten iron from J & L Blast Furnaces on the north side over the bridge to the Open Hearth Furnaces on the south side of the Monongahela River. Survey number: HAER... More

Pennsylvania Railroad, 25th Street Elevated, Above South Twenty-fifth Street, from Washington Avenue to Passayunk Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Pennsylvania Railroad, 25th Street Elevated, Above South Twenty-fifth ...

Significance: This elevated urban freight railroad is unusual for its great length and alignment directly over a city street. Survey number: HAER PA-549 Building/structure dates: 1926-1928 Initial Construction

Erie Railway, Shohola Creek Bridge, Spanning Shohola Creek at State Route 434, Shohola, Pike County, PA

Erie Railway, Shohola Creek Bridge, Spanning Shohola Creek at State Ro...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-17 Survey number: HAER PA-43

Potomac Aqueduct, Georgetown abutment at Georgetown waterfront, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Potomac Aqueduct, Georgetown abutment at Georgetown waterfront, Washin...

Public domain image of a train station in Boston, Massachusetts, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Potomac Aqueduct, Georgetown abutment at Georgetown waterfront, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Potomac Aqueduct, Georgetown abutment at Georgetown waterfront, Washin...

Public domain image of a train station in Boston, Massachusetts, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Potomac Aqueduct, Georgetown abutment at Georgetown waterfront, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Potomac Aqueduct, Georgetown abutment at Georgetown waterfront, Washin...

Public domain image of a train station in Boston, Massachusetts, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Philadelphia & Reading Railroad, Delaware River Bridge, Spanning Delaware River, West of Rotary Island, Yardley, Bucks County, PA

Philadelphia & Reading Railroad, Delaware River Bridge, Spanning Delaw...

Significance: The bridge, an early, large-scale reinforced concrete structure, is a significant example of its type because of several unusual details. Its closed-spandrel arches are rife with expansion joints ... More

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